National Conference on MDGs: Govt allocates Rs. 12.5 billion to help accelerate progress-The Express TribuneJun 4, 2014
Minister for Planning, Dev elopm ent and Reform Ahsan Iqbal said this on the second day of the “National Parliam entary Conference on Millennium Dev elopm ent Goals” at the Pakistan Institute for Parliamentary Services on Tuesday .
To map out a strategy to meet MDGs, legislators were split into working groups, each tasked with developing parliamentary work plans to accelerate progress on an MDG.
National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq suggested prov incial lawm akers constitute committees in their respective legislatures to oversee provincial governments’ progress on MDGs.